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The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Programs offer free tax help for taxpayers who qualify.

January 14, 2013 - Cities for Financial Empowerment Funds Five Cities to Replicate New York City's Financial Empowerment Centers

October 10, 2012 - TACE Co-hosts Voc Rehab & Community Partners’ Summit on Asset Development

TACE co-sponsored “Asset Development Summit – Key to the Future” in Louisville, Kentucky to strategize to bring individuals with disabilities into the economic mainstream.
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January 30, 2013 - The Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED) Releases Issues Assets & Opportunity Scorecard

CFED released the 2013 Assets & Opportunity Scorecard in a national webinar on January 31. The webinar, The 2012 Assets & Opportunity Scorecard: Living on the Edge: Financial Insecurity and Policies to Rebuild Prosperity in America, highlighted key national and state findings, including the latest asset poverty rates and other measures of financial security and opportunity.

Learn more anout the findings of the 2013 Assets & Opportunity Scorecard: Living on the Edge: Financial Insecurity and Policies to Rebuild Prosperity in America

About the Scorecard
The Assets & Opportunity Scorecard offers the most comprehensive look available at Americans’ financial security today and their opportunities to create a more prosperous future. The Scorecard explores how well residents are faring in the 50 states and the District of Columbia and assesses policies that are helping residents build and protect assets along five issue areas: Financial Assets & Income, Businesses & Jobs, Housing & Homeownership, Health Care and Education. The 2012 Scorecard assesses states across 100 outcome and policy measures in these five areas to determine the ability of residents to achieve financial security.